Ep. 76: Todd Oldham

Everyone’s most beloved DIY hero, fashion designer, and creative maverick Todd Oldham grew up experimenting at the family craft table and stabbing his sister (volunteer fit model) with pins. A self-described little weirdo, he learned early on to eschew the arbitrary boundaries that society uses to stratify and separate. He values process over outcome and honors his curiosity while staying committed to excellence. This has earned him brand permission and a ton of wisdom for living a full, creative life. LISTEN:

Edited by John Chaich and Todd Oldham / Designed by Todd Oldham Studio / Published by AMMO Books

Edited by John Chaich and Todd Oldham / Designed by Todd Oldham Studio / Published by AMMO Books

Todd’s photography

Todd’s photography

Todd’s photography

Todd’s photography

Products from Kid Made Modern

Products from Kid Made Modern

Products from Kid Made Modern

Products from Kid Made Modern

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Pages from Alexander Girard by Todd Oldham & Kiera Coffee

Pages from Alexander Girard by Todd Oldham & Kiera Coffee


Follow Todd at toddoldhamstudio.com and on Instagram @toddoldham. More about Kid Made Modern at kidmademodern.com and follow Todd and his team’s work on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.


Clever is produced by 2VDE Media. Thanks to Jennie Josephson for editing this episode.
Music in this episode courtesy of
El Ten Eleven—hear more on Bandcamp.
Shoutout to
Jenny Rask for designing the Clever logo.